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					FDTL 3: Project Brief

Project Title:                                                                                                        Version No:
Dissemination of Information Technology for the Promotion of Materials Science (Do IT PoMS)                                               1.1

Consortium Partners:                                                                                                  Produced by:
UMIST, Oxford Brookes, Sheffield, North London and Leeds                                                                                  SB

Project’s Aims and Objectives:                                                                                        Project Steering Group Members:
                                                                                                                      Project Team (below)
To build on recommended expertise in the use of Information Technology (IT) in enhancing the student learning
                                                                                                                      Five consortium partner representatives:
experience and to disseminate these techniques within the Materials education community in the UK.
                                                                                                                      Prof. W E Lee
                                                                                                                      Dr P B Prangnell / Dr T J Marrow
Project’s Milestones:
                                                                                                                      Dr J Durodola
Consolidation of activities at Cambridge to promote full access for staff and students to supplementary on-line       Dr D J Dunning
teaching materials:                                                                                                   Dr R F Cochrane
    -   Work with staff to establish a comprehensive electronic archive of course documentation and put teaching      and
        resources on-line                                                                                             Prof. D J Fray
                                                                                                                      Dr R J Stibbs
    -   Develop methods for on-line student feedback                                                                  Dr J Rashbass, CARET
Develop electronic libraries of resources in conjunction with project partners and the Materials Subject Centre.      Dr A Fretwell, LTSN
                                                                                                                      Dr C Baillie, LTSN
Evaluate the uptake of new resources with staff and students.
                                                                                                                      Project Team
Document the processes involved in creating a model of electronic information exchange and disseminate the
                                                                                                                      Prof. T W Clyne
outcomes within the Materials community.
                                                                                                                      Dr J A Leake
                                                                                                                      Dr M G Blamire
Project’s Deliverables (Outputs/Outcomes):
                                                                                                                      Dr Z H Barber
A comprehensive set of teaching resources available over the web.                                                     Dr S Burke
Final project workshop held in conjunction with the Materials Subject Centre.                                         Mrs M MacGinley

Printed final project report to be distributed to heads of all Higher Education Institutions teaching Materials and   Project Evaluator
cognate subjects.                                                                                                     Dr J Rashbass

                                                                                                                      Project Advisors/Consultants